Intermediate Accountant

Calgary - Alberta - Canada - Life Sciences & Health Care - Research Facilities - Project Management & Services - Academic Bachelor

We’re hiring an Intermediate Accountant for our client, a successful retail cannabis company based in Calgary. This individual will work closely with and report to the Controller. Successful candidate expected to provide full-cycle accounting expertise in a highly automated processing environment. They will be responsible for journalizing accounting transactions, preparing reconciliations and ensuring accurate and complete financial reporting in a timely fashion in accordance with the Company’s policies and procedures. Also oversees the accounts payable functions including review and processing of invoices, vendor communications and assisting with payment runs to ensure all payables are collated and processed in a confidential, accurate and timely manner. This is a permanent position with full benefits.

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Sinead McLaughlin, Account manager

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About this role


  • Create, enter and process journal entries into the accounting software, including preparation of supporting documentation;
  • Maintain, review and complete GL reconciliations and Balance Sheet analysis, including analysis at both the retail and corporate entity levels, investigating and resolving account discrepancies;
  • Reconcile bank statements and inter-company accounts;
  • Assist with daily cash management and cash forecasting processes;
  • Assist with the preparation of month-end reporting packages to management, quarterly/yearend financial statements (IFRS) and MD&A and working with external auditors;
  • Preparation and filing of GST returns;
  • Oversee the accounts payable function, including review/coding/processing of vendor invoices, vendor correspondence and assisting with payment runs
  • Ensure adherence to finance process and controls in a public company environment, with an emphasis on continuous process improvements and gaining efficiencies through automation.

About you


  • 3+ years Full-Cycle Accounting experience, retail accounting experience is an asset
  • Post-secondary education in accounting (business diploma or university graduate)
  • ERP experience, with Pandell JV Nexus Accounting Software considered an asset
  • Highly proficient computer skills including intermediate to advanced Excel
  • Strong attention to detail, proficient in analysis and reconciliation, excellent problem-solving capabilities, with a thirst for continuous process improvement
  • Ability to effectively communicate with internal team members and external stakeholders
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment with excellent time management and organization skills

What we offer

Why work with Brunel? We are proud to offer exciting career opportunities from over 100 offices globally in 42 countries. Advancing your career takes time and effort – let us match you to your ideal position.

About us

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Over 40 years, we’ve created a global network of interesting clients and talented individuals working together through a vast array of services.


  • Vacancy number: PUB244171
  • Location: Calgary
  • Market: Life Sciences & Health Care
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branch: Research Facilities
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Closing date: Thursday, January 23, 2020
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Sinead McLaughlin

Account manager Brunel Energy Canada Calgary

+1 403 539 5009

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